The Best Lawyers in America® named five Watkins & Eager lawyers Lawyer of the Year for 2017 in the Jackson, Mississippi market. Lawyer of the Year is determined by the number of votes received from other lawyers recognized in the practice area in the designated market.
2017 winners are:
- David L. Ayers - Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants - Jackson, MS
- J. Collins Wohner, Jr. - Appellate Practice - Jackson, MS
- M. Binford Williams, Jr. - Mergers and Acquisitions Law - Jackson, MS
- Michael O. Gwin - Insurance Law - Jackson, MS
- Walter J. Brand - Litigation - Labor and Employment - Jackson, MS